#the following line was added because that package won't compile,
#you can safely remove it when new(stable ?) versions of this package are out
#we compile the following package with USE="-gtk"
#to avoid pulling broken packages (like gtk 1.x)
wolfden wrote:Wish I knew more to help more with stuff, but I can't program or anything like that. I did make one ebuild with the help of some one once. I guess it's all learnable, but that takes time
Sabayon devs think they need to mask one of the packages for some reason. I see that that mask is deprecated as packages do in fact emerge and work fine now, so I need to put an entry in my package.unmask : <=category/thatmaskedpackage-version. Notice that I need to keep en eye on version of that package and if I simply add 'category/thatmaskedpackage' I'm already asking for trouble.
What if there in fact comes a new version of that package which break everything badly? Which gentoo devs mask but *I* unmask by that entry in my config files. emerge -pvND world won't catch these and I'll notice something only when some reverse dependency of that package won't compile or don't run.
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